Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program2018-12-13T22:40:37+00:00

HOW TO GET MEDICAL MARIJUANA

  1. First, patients looking to get certified for medical cannabis must register through the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program Registry. 
  2. Next, set up an appointment with our registered medical marijuana physicians to get your certification. Our compassionate and knowledgeable medical marijuana doctors will provide you a complete discussion, benefits and proper use of medicinal cannabis. We make sure our patients understands how being in the program will help with their conditions.
  3. After your appointment, return to the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program Registry and pay for your medical marijuana ID card.
  4. Once you receive your medical card, you can purchase medical marijuana from any approved dispensary in Pennsylvania.

QUALIFYING MEDICAL CONDITIONS

Pennsylvania resident who is suffering from at least one of the serious medical conditions below may participate in the medical marijuana program.

  • ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)

  • Autism

  • Cancer, including remission therapy

  • Crohn’s disease

  • Damage to the nervous tissue of the central nervous system (brain-spinal cord) with objective neurological indication of intractable spasticity, and other associated neuropathies

  • Crohn’s disease

  • Dyskinetic and spastic movement disorders

  • Epilepsy

  • Glaucoma

  • HIV / AIDS

  • Huntington’s disease

  • Inflammatory bowel disease

  • Intractable seizures

  • MS (Multiple sclerosis)

  • Neurodegenerative diseases

  • Neuropathies

  • Opioid use disorder for which conventional therapeutic interventions are contraindicated or ineffective, or for which adjunctive therapy is indicated in combination with primary therapeutic interventions

  • Parkinson’s disease

  • PTST (Post-traumatic stress disorder)

  • Severe chronic or intractable pain of neuropathic origin or severe chronic or intractable pain

  • Sickle cell anemia

  • Terminal illness

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Medical marijuana was legalized by Governor Wolf on April 2016.

Medical marijuana is available for certified patients at approved dispensaries across the state.

Patients with serious medical condition who are certified by a registered medical marijuana provider can access medical marijuana at state approved dispensaries.

No. You need to be a resident of Pennsylvania in order to be part of the program.

Click on this link and register as a patient Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program

Registration is free of charge.

All patients looking to be certified for medical cannabis are required to register on the state website. You will be assigned with a unique patient number that your medical marijuana doctor will be needing on your appointment to certify you.

Unfortunately, at the current time, insurance companies do not cover the medical marijuana certification.